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Larger Memory, A

By: Ronald Takaki

Price: $15.15

Publisher: Back Bay Books: September 1998

Seller ID: 4011

ISBN: 0316311626

Condition: New


Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 384 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white. Audience: General/trade. New condition, ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 384 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white. Audience: General/trade. New condition, ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Double Victory: A Multicultural History of America in World War II

By: Ronald Takaki

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Back Bay Books: July 2001

Seller ID: 16572

ISBN: 0316831565

Condition: New


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Double Victory: A Multicultural History of America in World War II

By: Ronald Takaki

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: June 2000

Seller ID: 17951

ISBN: 0316831557

Condition: New


Acclaimed historian Ronald Takaki asserts that for many Americans, World War II was fought for a "double victory": on the battlefront as well as on the homefront. Takaki explores Roosevelt's military policy, as well as personal stories like that of an army chaplain arriving at Buchenwald and a Navajo codetalker who used his native language to transmit battle messages. He explains how different ethnic groups experienced the war in widely different ways. He asserts that such political acts as the bombing of Hiroshima and the failure of the American government to intervene on behalf of Jewish vic... View more info